Exchange programme | Management and Administration

Exchange programme

Locatie: Mechelen -Campus De Vest

One diploma, ten experiences on your CV and 100 possibilities

Do you want to organise events? Design and develop communications for online or offline channels? Manage employees or clients? Work in the medical sector? Work with foreign languages or exclusively work in your native language? Translate or combine languages and apply your knowledge of different cultures? The choice is yours!

You’ll learn your job by doing. Alongside your studies you’ll work on real project assignments for real companies. You will be taught by experts in the field, which will help you build a professional network during your programme. These are ten real experiences you can add to your CV!

Event manager, project manager, communications manager, (international) HR manager, (international) customer relations manager, health care manager, translator, intercultural manager, entrepreneur: the job opportunities in various sectors at home and abroad are endless!

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Martine Michiels
International Coordinator Business Unit
For all your questions on the courses and Learning Agreements.
Aitzi Menchaca de Diego
Aitzi Menchaca de Diego
International Office
For all your questions on the application procedure & practical arrangements.
Inge Vervoort -IO
Inge Vervoort
Head International Office

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Languages

Languages are key in the Management and Administration programme.

You can choose between English, French, German, Spanish, Chinese and Dutch! You will also use these languages effectively within various project courses.

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Intercultural diversity

Borders are dissolving, cultures are melting. Focus on four regions in which you want to excel. Europe, Africa, Latin/North America, Asia or the Middle East. Inter-National experts fly over to immerse you the culture and professional routines.

 

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Business

Are you more business oriented? Choose additional courses from the Business Management programme or why not from the Tourism and Leisure Management programme?

Programme

  • Overview
  • Courses
  • Conditions
  • Exam regulations
  • Personal coaching
  • Overview

    The Management and Administration programme combines languages, culture, and business together topics such as Events, Human Resources and Intercultural diversity.
    We advise students to choose courses for approx. 30 ECTS per semester.
    Please read the prerequisites of every course carefully before applying.
    Thomas More remains the right to change the learning agreement upon arrival if the student

    The academic year in a nutshell

  • Courses

    Below you can find an overview of the courses (under reservation of changes), with the number of credits per phase. Credits express how many hours you need on average to process the subject matter (incl. lessons). Count about 25 to 30 hours for 1 study credit. 

    • We have explained the most important courses in a blue tooltip.  
    • Would you like to know the detailed content of each subject? Check the programme guide. 
    • Courses from other programmes can also be included – below you can find a recommended selection. More info on these courses in the programme guide.
    • Language courses: exchange students must include in their application a document stating their actual level of the chosen language.
    • The combination of courses from different phases can be restricted by planning issues.
    • Courses marked with a * are offered fully online. This means you don't have to physically come to Belgium to take these courses.
    CodeECTSAutumnSpring
    Intercultural diversity
    Experience lab – Cross cultural communication YO0646 3 x
    Experience lab – Dialogue culturel i YO0679 3 x
    Project & Events: Trade fairs YO0535 3 x
    Regional Focus: Nord-America  YR0555 3 x
    Regional Focus: Europe  YR0546 3 x
    Intercultural project YO0620 3 x
    Intercultural Insights Asia YO0478 3 x
    Regional Focus: Asia  YR0543 3 x
    Regional Focus: Middle East  YR0552 3 x
    Regional Focus: Africa  YR0540 3 x
    Languages
    English 1 YO0651 6 x
    English 2 YO0653 3 x
    English 3 YO0462 3 x
    English 4 YO0532 3 x
    English for professionals (B2+)  YO0472 3 x x
    Expert English C1  YO0681 3 x
    Français 1 YO0652 3 x
    Français 2 YO0654 6 x
    Français 3 YO0463 3 x
    Français 4 YO0533 3 x
    Le monde des affaires (B2)  YO0473 3 x x
    Expert en français C1   YO0682 3 x
    Spanish 1  YB1066 3 x
    Spanish 2  YE0335 3 x
    Spanish 3  YB1068 3 x
    Deutsch 1 XL  YB1063 3 x
    Deutsch 2 XL YB1064 3 x
    Deutsch 3 YO0238 3 x
    Chinese 1  YB1060 3 x
    Chinese 2 YB1061 3 x
    Chinese 3 YB1062 3 x
    Survival Dutch i YR0118 3 x
    Survival Dutch i YR0381 3 x
    Dutch A1 YR0609 3 x
    Courses from Business Management
    Course Module 1
    Asian Business Topics YB1005 3 x
    African Business Topics  YB1026 3 x x
    Business Fundamentals YB1316 6 x
    Marketing Fundamentals YB1281 3 x
    Procurement & Supply Chain YB0999 3 x
    CodeECTSAutumnSpring
    Business Intelligence Fundamentals  YB1006 3 x
    Entrepreneurial Management 1  YB1004 3 x
    Sales YB1001 3 x
    Course Module 2
    Globalization & International Marketing  YB0998 3 x
    International Project YB1039 3 x
    Financial Management YB1027 6 x
    Macro Economics YB1284 3 x
    Entrepreneurial Management 2 YB1195 3 x
    Business Intelligence Advanced YB1286 3 x
    Course Module 3
    Export Management and Sourcing YB1130 3 x
    Entrepreneurial Management 2 YB1195 3 x
    Enterprise Resource Planning YB1127 3 x
    Corporate Social Responsability YB1319 3 x
    Cost Calculation YB1285 3 x
    Applied Business Intelligence YP0851 6 x
    Social Media YB1131 3 x
    Data Science Fundamentals YP0820 6 x
    Intercultural Communication YR0129 3 x
    Psychology YC0950 3 x
    Course Module 4
    Process & Project Management YB1086 3 x
    Micro Economics YB1146 3 x
    EU Business Topics YB1159 3 x
    Digital Skills YB1202 3 x
    Business Analytics YB1000 3 x
    Business Intelligence Fundamentals  YB1006 3 x
    Personal Development YB1002 3 x
    Business Communication YB1125 3 x
    Course Module 5
    International Business Law YB1314 3 x
    Latin-American Business Topics YB0636 3 x
    North-American Business Topics YB1315 3 x
    Sales Management YB1149 3 x
    Contract Law YB1318 3 x
    Management skills YB1056 3 x
    Courses from Tourism & Leisure Management
    Web fundamentals YE0392 3 x
    Ethical Managerial Problem-Solving YB1194 3 x
    International Tourism  YE0176 3 x
    Culture & Art Topics  YE0324 3 x
    CodeECTSAutumnSpring
    Intercultural diversity
    Experience lab – Cross cultural communication YO0646 3 x
    Experience lab – Dialogue culturel i YO0679 3 x
    Project & Events: Trade fairs YO0535 3 x
    Regional Focus: Nord-America  YR0555 3 x
    Regional Focus: Europe  YR0546 3 x
    Intercultural project YO0620 3 x
    Intercultural Insights Asia YO0478 3 x
    Regional Focus: Asia  YR0543 3 x
    Regional Focus: Middle East  YR0552 3 x
    Regional Focus: Africa  YR0540 3 x
    Languages
    English 1 YO0651 6 x
    English 2 YO0653 3 x
    English 3 YO0462 3 x
    English 4 YO0532 3 x
    English for professionals (B2+)  YO0472 3 x x
    Expert English C1  YO0681 3 x
    Français 1 YO0652 3 x
    Français 2 YO0654 6 x
    Français 3 YO0463 3 x
    Français 4 YO0533 3 x
    Le monde des affaires (B2)  YO0473 3 x x
    Expert en français C1   YO0682 3 x
    Spanish 1  YB1066 3 x
    Spanish 2  YE0335 3 x
    Spanish 3  YB1068 3 x
    Deutsch 1 XL  YB1063 3 x
    Deutsch 2 XL YB1064 3 x
    Deutsch 3 YO0238 3 x
    Chinese 1  YB1060 3 x
    Chinese 2 YB1061 3 x
    Chinese 3 YB1062 3 x
    Survival Dutch i YR0118 3 x
    Survival Dutch i YR0381 3 x
    Dutch A1 YR0609 3 x
    Courses from Business Management
    Course Module 1
    Asian Business Topics YB1005 3 x
    African Business Topics  YB1026 3 x x
    Business Fundamentals YB1316 6 x
    Marketing Fundamentals YB1281 3 x
    Procurement & Supply Chain YB0999 3 x
    Business Intelligence Fundamentals  YB1006 3 x
    Entrepreneurial Management 1  YB1004 3 x
    Sales YB1001 3 x
    Course Module 2
    Globalization & International Marketing  YB0998 3 x
    International Project YB1039 3 x
    Financial Management YB1027 6 x
    Macro Economics YB1284 3 x
    Entrepreneurial Management 2 YB1195 3 x
    Business Intelligence Advanced YB1286 3 x
    Course Module 3
    Export Management and Sourcing YB1130 3 x
    Entrepreneurial Management 2 YB1195 3 x
    Enterprise Resource Planning YB1127 3 x
    Corporate Social Responsability YB1319 3 x
    Cost Calculation YB1285 3 x
    Applied Business Intelligence YP0851 6 x
    Social Media YB1131 3 x
    Data Science Fundamentals YP0820 6 x
    Intercultural Communication YR0129 3 x
    Psychology YC0950 3 x
    Course Module 4
    Process & Project Management YB1086 3 x
    Micro Economics YB1146 3 x
    EU Business Topics YB1159 3 x
    Digital Skills YB1202 3 x
    Business Analytics YB1000 3 x
    Business Intelligence Fundamentals  YB1006 3 x
    Personal Development YB1002 3 x
    Business Communication YB1125 3 x
    Course Module 5
    International Business Law YB1314 3 x
    Latin-American Business Topics YB0636 3 x
    North-American Business Topics YB1315 3 x
    Sales Management YB1149 3 x
    Contract Law YB1318 3 x
    Management skills YB1056 3 x
    Courses from Tourism & Leisure Management
    Web fundamentals YE0392 3 x
    Ethical Managerial Problem-Solving YB1194 3 x
    International Tourism  YE0176 3 x
    Culture & Art Topics  YE0324 3 x
  • Conditions

    Only students from partner universities can enroll as exchange student after nomination by your home coordinator.

  • Exam regulations

    Period

    Start date

    End date

    In case of illness

    Grades

    JANUARY

    +/-11JAN

    +/-30JAN

    +/-29/30JAN

    04FEB

    JUNE

    31MAY

    19JUN

    18/19JAN

    30JUN

    RESITS AUGUST

    +/-16AUG

    03SEP

    02/03SEP

    09SEP

  • Personal coaching

    Yes, we care  

    During your exchange you can count on a whole support team to truly make you feel at home at Thomas More. The International Support Team, the International Office, your 'buddy', Student Services (STUVO), all of our lecturers and many more will personally guide you to ensure that you blend in from the beginning and prosper so that we help you to deploy and nurture your talents. You will never feel alone.  

Need to know

  • Practical Information
  • Practical Information

    • Do you have questions regarding...
      • your courses or Learning Agreement? Contact your International Coordinator !
      • your nominations, application, visa or practical arrangements? Contact the International Office via incoming@thomasmore.be 
    • Application deadlines
      • 15 May (to start in September)
      • 31 October (to start in February)

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